A date has been set for the late night assault case involving the newly elected Kerry County Councillor Jackie Healy-Rae, who is alleged to have assaulted a 30-year-old English visitor to Kenmare, causing harm, in December 2017.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
“Tis a great little country” a judge remarked after being told a man with over 100 convictions who was found boarding a train in Killarney for Banteer in Co Cork with a new bike he had just stolen from a shop in the Kerry town’s High Street would be able to go back home on the train on a free travel pass.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2017
A man with 102 previous convictions — 29 of which were for theft — was caught boarding a train in Killarney with a €500 bicycle he had earlier taken from a cycle shop, along with two jumpers from a shop near the railway station, Killarney District Court was told.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2016
A boat was drifting north of the Skellig Michael world Heritage site and its sister island, with passengers on board — just six days after an inspector from the Department of the Marine warned the skipper it was unseaworthy, a court heard.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Thu, 03 Nov, 2016
When two ambulance personnel arrived at the home of a “heartbroken” man at Rock Street, Kenmare, Co Kerry — who had been lying down on the town’s Main Street in an intoxicated state — he produced two knives.
Mon, 09 May, 2016
A sheep farmer has been sent forward for trial to the Circuit Criminal Court, on two charges relating to having a Winchester rifle with a telescopic sight and aiming it at two gardaí during a siege at his Kerry farm.
Sun, 08 Nov, 2015